Winston Churchill

1874 - 1965

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

Never give in. Never. Never. Never. Never.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Speech to House of Commons honoring him after retirement

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on authors, books, and good

There is a good saying to the effect that when a new book appears one should read an old one. As as author I would not recommend too strict an adherence to this saying.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: A Churchill Reader, edited by Colin Coote

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on presidency

I think "No comment" is a splendid expression. I am using it again and again. I got it from Sumner Welles. To reporters at the Washington airport, after conferring with President Truman at the White House, February 12, 1946

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: To reporters

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on ideas

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When one is in office one has no idea how damnable things can feel to the ordinary rank and file of the public.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: A Churchill Reader, edited by Colin Coote

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on order

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I have not become the King's First Minister in order to preside over the liquidation of the British Empire.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Speech at the Lord Mayor's Day Luncheon, London, November 10, l942

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on danger

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Danger - if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on meetings and preparation

I am ready to meet my maker, but whether my maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on drinking and meetings

Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on babies, community, and investment

There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on facts, history, justice, nations, wishes, and world

The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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